used kernel v41
EDIT: gonna clean wipe now and try the new build/kernel and test ext2/4 support and data2ext
EDIT: Flashed from clean and setting acct info up now.........
EDIT: set-up was smooth 3g works, WIFI works, OCing seems to work fine.....
EDIT: data2ext working great! attached screenshot of internal space.... Gonna restore data and see if i can get my stuff rolled over from the last two CM7 ROMs i used.
EDIT: Restored /data and /sd-ext from last two systems flawlessly and am up and running with all my data, apps and cm7 themes. attached screenshot.
Final Conclusion: This is my new ROM. Thank you blarfie, jerry, and others